Hi-Fi Music Lounge Presents


North by North, The Macks, Girls Punch Bears

Fri · November 2, 2018

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 9:30 pm

Hi-Fi Lounge

$5 at the Door

North by North
North by North
Hailing from the land of brutal winters and deep dish pizza, North by North have developed their own brand of infectious, spastic yet finely-honed rock and roll. They seamlessly toe the line between 3 minute garage pop anthems and your dad’s favorite “prog-rock deep cuts” cassette tape, with plenty of hooks to spare.
The Macks
The Macks
“I can’t tell if you’re a wet dream or a nightmare” - fan in

The Macks are a young 4-piece garage rock and roll band from
Portland, OR. The Macks play fast, The Macks play loud, and
The Macks will get you moving one way or another. Featuring
vocalist Sam Fulwiler, guitarist Ben Windheim, drummer Joe
Windheim, and bassist Bailey Sauls, the band offers kinetic,
passionate, and impossible-to-predict live shows that appeal to
everyone from punks to blues enthusiasts. The music ranges from
sinister to sarcastic, playing off of the angsty vocals and the rowdy
blues guitar. Anything is on the table at a show, including but not
limited to: stage dives, public displays of affection, youthful
exuberance, partial nudity, and whomping solos. The Macks play
frequently in Portland, Eugene, and Corvallis, and have developed
supportive and dedicated followings in all three cities, taking an
active role in each music scene. The band boasts a DIY ethic while
maintain quality, producing all music, videos, merchandise, and
art to a studio standard themselves, as well as building many of
their own shows, whether it be a benefit show for the Portland
homeless community or house shows supporting touring artists.
Since their debut EP “Happy Camper”, released August 2016, the
band has been hard at work building their presence, completing
their first Northwest tour, and recording their debut album “Camp
Poppa”, slated for release with an accompanying Southwest tour
late 2017.

“Rowdy guitar solos, long instrumental interludes, and intelligent
lyrics…. this Portland four-piece’s newest release is a golden
addition to the flourishing community of up and coming
alternative rock.” - Northwest Music Scene
“Frantic and energetic vocals roar out over the bizarre riffs and
steady drum work, the guitar and bass flow together well and
create a catchy set of riffs that remind me of old school Primus
(and that is never a bad thing).” - 24Our Music
“It reminds me of all of my teenage angst I had. I feel young
again!” - fan in Portland
Girls Punch Bears
Girls Punch Bears
Existential-crisis-pop-punk from Eugene,Oregon. Composed of jazz-trained youths with lots of emotions. Playing way too loud for restaurant gigs since 2012.
Venue Information:
Hi-Fi Lounge
44 E. 7th Ave
Eugene, OR, 97401